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On a Cold Road
On a Cold Road
Written by Dave Bidini
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996752
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On a Cold Road
Tales of Adventure in Canadian Rock
Written by Dave Bidini


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $9.99

David Bidini, rhythm guitarist with the Rheostatics, knows all too well what the life of a rock band in Canada involves: storied arenas one tour and bars wallpapered with photos of forgotten bands the next. Zit-speckled fans begging for a guitar pick and angry drunks chucking twenty-sixers and pint glasses. Opulent... Read more >
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Is Tiny Dancer Really Elton's Little John?
Is Tiny Dancer Really Elton's Little John?
Written by Gavin Edwards
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307346032
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Is Tiny Dancer Really Elton's Little John?
Music's Most Enduring Mysteries, Myths, and Rumors Revealed
Written by Gavin Edwards


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 8, 2006
Price: $13.95

Sex, Drugs, Rock 'n' Roll, and . . . Ham Sandwiches?

If you are a music fan, you may be aware of some of music’s most enduring mysteries. Where did Pearl Jam get their name? Are the White Stripes related by blood or by marriage? Did Mama Cass really die from choking... Read more >
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Lyrics
Lyrics
Written by Sting
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307421999
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Lyrics

Written by Sting


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 16, 2009
Price: $14.99

From the first Police album, Outlandos D'Amour, through Sacred Love, here are the collected lyrics written by Sting, along with his commentary.


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Four Strong Winds
Four Strong Winds
Written by John Einarson, Contribution by Ian Tyson and Sylvia Tyson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771030383
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Four Strong Winds
Ian and Sylvia
Written by John Einarson
Contribution by Ian Tyson and Sylvia Tyson


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $29.95

An acclaimed music historian brings us the long-awaited story of Ian & Sylvia - marking the first time that the legendary folk duo has endorsed a biography of their groundbreaking career.

Their classic "Four Strong Winds" is widely considered to be one of the great songs of all time. Bob Dylan, Gordon... Read more >
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Musorgsky and His Circle
Musorgsky and His Circle
Written by Stephen Walsh
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350488
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Musorgsky and His Circle
A Russian Musical Adventure
Written by Stephen Walsh


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $18.99

The emergence of Russian classical music in the nineteenth century in the wake of Mikhail Glinka comprises one of the most remarkable and fascinating stories in all musical history. The five men who came together in the Russian capital of St. Petersburg in the 1860s, all composers of talent, some of...

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Wicked Messenger
Wicked Messenger
Written by Mike Marqusee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583226865
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Wicked Messenger
Bob Dylan and the 1960s; Chimes of Freedom, revised and expanded
Written by Mike Marqusee


Format: Trade Paperback, 376 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2005
Price: $18.95

Bob Dylan’s abrupt abandonment of overtly political songwriting in the mid-1960s caused an uproar among critics and fans. In Wicked Messenger, acclaimed cultural-political commentator Mike Marqusee advances the new thesis that Dylan did not drop politics from his songs but changed the manner of his critique to address the changing political... Read more >
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Rumba on the River
Rumba on the River
Written by Gary Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781859843680
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Rumba on the River
A History of the Popular Music of the Two Congos
Written by Gary Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 452 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2003
Price: $34.95

There had always been music along the banks of the Congo River—lutes and drums, the myriad instruments handed down from ancestors. But when Joseph Kabasele and his African Jazz went chop for chop with O.K. Jazz and Bantous de la Capitale, music in Africa would never be the same. A sultry... Read more >
Lester Leaps In
Lester Leaps In
Written by Douglas H. Daniels
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807071250
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Lester Leaps In
The Life and Times of Lester Pres Young
Written by Douglas H. Daniels


Format: Trade Paperback, 536 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2003
Price: $24.00

He was jazz's first hipster. He performed in sunglasses and coined and popularized phrases like "that's cool" and "you dig?" He always wore a suit and his trademark porkpie hat. He influenced everyone from B. B. King to Stan Getz to Allen Ginsberg, creating a lyrical style of playing that forever... Read more >
Twenty Thousand Roads
Twenty Thousand Roads
Written by David Meyer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345503367
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Twenty Thousand Roads
The Ballad of Gram Parsons and His Cosmic American Music
Written by David Meyer


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $18.00

As a singer and songwriter, Gram Parsons stood at the nexus of countless musical crossroads, and he sold his soul to the devil at every one. His intimates and collaborators included Keith Richards, William Burroughs, Marianne Faithfull, Peter Fonda, Roger McGuinn, and Clarence White. Parsons led the Byrds to create the... Read more >
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FM
FM
Written by Richard Neer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588360731
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FM
The Rise and Fall of Rock Radio
Written by Richard Neer


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 18, 2001
Price: $16.99

"It was all so honest, before the end of our collective innocence. Top Forty jocks screamed and yelled and sounded mightier than God on millions of transistor radios. But on FM radio it was all spun out for only you. On a golden web by a master weaver driven by fifty... Read more >
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